The Star Wars News Roundup for September 29, 2017

Star Wars news for the week of September 29, 2017

The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news from the week of September 29 in one location. If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars fan on everything from the latest Star Wars developments to the latest toys. And maybe you’ll even share with them something that they might have missed.

Let’s get to it!

The Last Jedi News and Rumors

.@Disney partnership will bring BTS content to theaters, including exclusive looks at #TheLastJedi & #HanSolo movie

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) September 27, 2017

RUMOR: Star Wars: The Last Jedi Running Time Reportedly Revealed – #StarWars #TheLastJedi

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) September 28, 2017

Han Solo News and Rumors

Shooting a scene about desperate and dangerous times in the Galaxy

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) September 23, 2017

Shooting a scene about desperate and dangerous times.

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@emiliaclarke has wrapped filming on #UntitledHanSoloMovie. She’s given us a terrifically strong & exciting character. Fun 2 work with, 2!

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) September 24, 2017

Can anybody translate for me? #McQuarrie #UntitledHanSoloMovie

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) September 26, 2017

@RealRonHoward this is as near as I can get you Ron, Ralph winged it as far as I know, but it was a font he came up with for Yavin 4.

— Paul Bateman (@PaulRMQ) September 26, 2017

A rumor regarding what Warwick Davis is playing in the untitled Han Solo Star Wars story!…

— Jason Ward (@MakingStarWars) September 22, 2017

Phil Lord & Chris Miller land their 1st project since exiting #HanSolo: directing ‘Martian’ writer Weir’s #Artemis

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) September 26, 2017

Television News and Rumors

Star Wars Forces of Destiny : Trailer #2 | Disney

All paths come together when #StarWarsRebels returns to #DisneyXD on 10/16 with new episodes every Monday through 11/13.

— Disney Channel PR (@DisneyChannelPR) September 26, 2017

Find out when you can watch the final season of #StarWarsRebels with the season 4 viewing schedule.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 24, 2017

Pablo Hidalgo indicates in this video (@ around 41:00) that the next animated project may not be announced until SWC

— Rebel Transmission (@Rebels_TK421) September 24, 2017

‘Forces Of Destiny’ Returns October 1 With Half-Hour Special, New … – #StarWars #ForcesOfDestiny @jennifermuro

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) September 24, 2017

Around the Web

A new #RogueOne @ILMVFX special effects feature, @TaranKillam talks Matt the Radar Tech, and more, on The #StarWarsShow with @WalMart! #ad

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 27, 2017

Chirrut vs. Everything – LEGO Star Wars Parody

J.J. Abrams, Matt Reeves to headline composer Michael Giacchino’s 50th birthday concert

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) September 25, 2017

Exclusive: Natalie Portman dives into the mouth of an alligator in this #Annihilation first look:

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) September 26, 2017

Was Harrison Ford punching @RyanGosling on set of @bladerunner an accident? Well…#BladeRunner2049

— Good Morning America (@GMA) September 26, 2017

WATCH: Harrison Ford talks @bladerunner 2049 with @michaelstrahan: #BladeRunner2049

— Good Morning America (@GMA) September 26, 2017

Up next!

— John Boyega (@JohnBoyega) September 26, 2017

Liam Neeson says he’s “unretired” from action movies at the “Mark Felt” premiere

— Variety (@Variety) September 27, 2017

VFX breakdowns are an artform. Here is a new one from @ILMVFX for Rogue One which was aired at @siggraph

— Ian Failes (@vfxblog) September 27, 2017


Star Wars Stormtroopers: Beyond the Armor out next month.
Includes Last Jedi info it seems!

— FLYGUY™ (@FLYGUY) September 24, 2017

Don’t forget #StarWars #FromACertainPointOfView will be available 10/3! Worst because…well, you know.

— Meg Cabot (@megcabot) September 25, 2017

New Star Wars book helps kids improve their far, far away vocabulary

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) September 27, 2017

Author of Leia: Princess of Alderaan, @claudiagray, delves into her novel with‘s @jamesjawa.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 27, 2017

Exclusive: Read an excerpt from @Paul_Dini‘s Boba Fett story in #StarWars #FromaCertainPOV (or listen to Jon Hamm!)

— Brian Truitt (@briantruitt) September 28, 2017


‘Star Wars’ The Marvel UK Collection – #StarWars @marvel

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) September 22, 2017

Poe Dameron writer @CharlesSoule gives us a mission update on the Resistance pilot:

— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) September 23, 2017

Count down to #TheLastJedi with “Storms of Crait” writers @bnacker and @BenBlacker:

— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) September 25, 2017

Artist @mike_mayhew discusses his upcoming #StarWars project and shares some sweet previews:

— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) September 26, 2017

Get #StarWarsAdventures 3 for a fun K-2SO story from @AlanTudyk & me! Art by Arianna Florean & Monica Kubina!

— Shannon Eric Denton (@ShannonDenton) September 28, 2017

Video Games

A new Star Wars Battlefront II preview, hosted by @JohnBoyega, runs through the features #StarWarsBattlefrontII

— (@comingsoonnet) September 26, 2017

Star Wars Pinball is getting some special modifications thanks to @Zen_Studios.

— Star Wars (@starwars) September 26, 2017


The Last Jedi “Falthier” Travel Mug at Best Buy | #thelastjedi #bestbuy #undergroundtoys

— Yakface (@yak_face) September 22, 2017

SPOTTED: Another #BobaFett exclusive at #NYCC2017?

— Boba Fett Fan Club (@bobafettfanclub) September 26, 2017

Collect ‘The Last Jedi’ Spoons In Boxes Of General Mills Cereal – #StarWars @GeneralMills #TheLastJedi

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) September 27, 2017

6” Black Series Supreme Leader Snoke “undergarments” via @flipmode1981 on Instagram #blackseries #thelastjedi

— Yakface (@yak_face) September 27, 2017

New Takara Tomy Metakore Figures from The Last Jedi | #takaratomy #metakore #thelastjedi

— Yakface (@yak_face) September 28, 2017

Coming Soon: Walgreens Exclusive Star Wars!

— Funko (@OriginalFunko) September 28, 2017